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# lahinch - Monday 4 May, 2020

Previously unknown cliff ring fort discovered by drone operator in Clare
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

Previously unknown cliff ring fort discovered by drone operator in Clare

May 4th 2020, 3:05 PM 73,207 Views 36 Comments

Matthew Kelly was operating a drone near Lahinch when he made the find.

# lahinch - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Gardaí stop cars entering packed carpark at Clare beach
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

Gardaí stop cars entering packed carpark at Clare beach

Mar 22nd 2020, 4:35 PM 177,722 Views 206 Comments

Clare Civil Defence volunteers were deployed to Lahinch and Kilkee.

# lahinch - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Co Clare
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

Man dies after getting into difficulty swimming in Co Clare

Jan 12th 2020, 4:12 PM 39,394 Views 2 Comments

The man was plucked from the water by an Irish Coast Guard before being brought to hospital.

# lahinch - Saturday 31 August, 2019

'Someone must take responsibility': Memorial service takes place for Irishman killed in plane crash
# Mick Ryan
# Mick Ryan

'Someone must take responsibility': Memorial service takes place for Irishman killed in plane crash

Aug 31st 2019, 7:10 PM 38,211 Views 5 Comments

The Irishman’s remains were not recovered from the aircraft so his family have been unable to have a funeral.

# lahinch - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Surfers battle to refloat stranded dolphin on Clare beach
# Lahinch
# Lahinch

Surfers battle to refloat stranded dolphin on Clare beach

Jul 11th 2019, 7:59 PM 39,050 Views 22 Comments

The mammal was later found dead in a nearby river.

# lahinch - Monday 8 July, 2019

Bumper Irish Open performance and payday a 'game changer' for Sharvin
# Stepping Stone
From The42
# Stepping Stone

Bumper Irish Open performance and payday a 'game changer' for Sharvin

Jul 8th 2019, 10:37 PM 12,729 Views 3 Comments

The world number 404 was the top Irish finisher in Lahinch at the weekend.

# lahinch - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Jon Rahm wins 2019 Irish Open after superb final round 62 at Lahinch
# Lahinch
From The42
# Lahinch

Jon Rahm wins 2019 Irish Open after superb final round 62 at Lahinch

Jul 7th 2019, 4:45 PM 16,512 Views 5 Comments

The Spaniard posted eight birdies and an eagle to finish on 16 under for the tournament,

# lahinch - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Waterford's Dawson in contention at Lahinch as 23-year-old former amateur champion cards 64
# Deise
From The42
# Deise

Waterford's Dawson in contention at Lahinch as 23-year-old former amateur champion cards 64

Jul 6th 2019, 12:50 PM 8,573 Views 5 Comments

The Tramore native has shot up the leaderboard to take over as leading Irishman at Lahinch.

# lahinch - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Harrington basks in Lahinch sunshine to seize Irish Open lead
# Rolling Back The Years
From The42
# Rolling Back The Years

Harrington basks in Lahinch sunshine to seize Irish Open lead

Jul 4th 2019, 6:20 PM 26,692 Views 21 Comments

The three-time Major winner carded eight birdies on the County Clare links.

Lowry on the march at Lahinch as he makes strong Irish Open start
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Lowry on the march at Lahinch as he makes strong Irish Open start

Jul 4th 2019, 1:31 PM 7,802 Views 3 Comments

The Offaly golfer is a shot off the early lead under bright blue skies out west.

GPS, urine testing and mobility - Pádraig Harrington as hungry as ever
# Finding The Edge
From The42
# Finding The Edge

GPS, urine testing and mobility - Pádraig Harrington as hungry as ever

Jul 4th 2019, 10:59 AM 4,159 Views 2 Comments

Harrington’s long-time fitness coach, Dr Liam Hennessy, on working with the Major winner.

# lahinch - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Harrington keen to follow McIlroy and McGinley and host Irish Open
# Rota
From The42
# Rota

Harrington keen to follow McIlroy and McGinley and host Irish Open

Jul 3rd 2019, 6:58 PM 5,508 Views 0 Comments

Next year’s Ryder Cup captain has not ruled out the possibility of overseeing the tournament in 2020.

McGinley: Irish Open will be a success despite McIlroy 'body blow'
# Lahinch
From The42
# Lahinch

McGinley: Irish Open will be a success despite McIlroy 'body blow'

Jul 3rd 2019, 3:30 PM 41,998 Views 41 Comments

The former European Ryder Cup captain says the tournament will always be bigger than one player.

# lahinch - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Lowry proposes new date for Irish Open in bid to attract top players
# Timing Is Key
From The42
# Timing Is Key

Lowry proposes new date for Irish Open in bid to attract top players

Jun 27th 2019, 3:48 PM 13,340 Views 5 Comments

While some of Europe’s biggest names will be in Lahinch next week, none of the top Americans are travelling over.

# lahinch - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Waterford's Power grateful for chance to come home and play Irish Open
# Lahinch
From The42
# Lahinch

Waterford's Power grateful for chance to come home and play Irish Open

May 22nd 2019, 1:43 PM 5,255 Views 4 Comments

The 32-year-old has received a sponsor’s invite to play at Lahinch in July.

# lahinch - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Another boost to Irish Open field as Poulter set for Lahinch appearance
# The Postman
From The42
# The Postman

Another boost to Irish Open field as Poulter set for Lahinch appearance

Apr 24th 2019, 4:28 PM 4,575 Views 4 Comments

The Englishman will join the likes of Shane Lowry, Louis Oosthuizen and Pádraig Harrington on the County Clare links this July.

# lahinch - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'I think people have short memories': Lowry defends McIlroy's decision to miss Irish Open
# Lahinch
From The42
# Lahinch

'I think people have short memories': Lowry defends McIlroy's decision to miss Irish Open

Feb 26th 2019, 9:33 PM 9,629 Views 15 Comments

Shane Lowry understands Rory McIlroy’s decision to focus on preparations for The Open Championship.

# lahinch - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Rory McIlroy confirms he will miss 2019 Irish Open
# Absence
From The42
# Absence

Rory McIlroy confirms he will miss 2019 Irish Open

Feb 21st 2019, 12:29 PM 32,603 Views 68 Comments

The 29-year-old denied he was discrediting the event by not participating in it.

# lahinch - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

'We go from 700 people to 7,000': Living year-round in Ireland's summer towns
# Buoys Of Summer
# Buoys Of Summer

'We go from 700 people to 7,000': Living year-round in Ireland's summer towns

May 16th 2018, 4:33 PM 13,477 Views 2 Comments

We talk to people in Lahinch, Bundoran and Dingle about how the towns get through the quiet season.

# lahinch - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Life swivelled on axis: From surfing champion to becoming pastor at church he co-founded in Lahinch
# Shipwreck And Deliverance
# Shipwreck And Deliverance

Life swivelled on axis: From surfing champion to becoming pastor at church he co-founded in Lahinch

Nov 18th 2017, 10:00 PM 20,038 Views 19 Comments

John McCarthy says his life as a surfer meant he could do whatever he wanted but that it wasn’t a life built on anything solid.

# lahinch - Saturday 1 July, 2017

'If 17 people got hit on the roads in a day it'd be huge news' - off-duty lifeguards save man from lethal rip-tide
# Spanish Point
# Spanish Point

'If 17 people got hit on the roads in a day it'd be huge news' - off-duty lifeguards save man from lethal rip-tide

Jul 1st 2017, 9:30 PM 42,562 Views 24 Comments

Brother and sister Bernard and Róisín Cahill were in the right place at the right time to help a stricken bather in Co Clare recently.

# lahinch - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

The battle between 'Lehinch' and 'Lahinch' to go to public vote
# Le La Land
# Le La Land

The battle between 'Lehinch' and 'Lahinch' to go to public vote

Jun 6th 2017, 9:30 PM 53,666 Views 35 Comments

Locals hope to bring their ‘A’ game back to end row that begun five years ago when road signs were changed without consultation.

# lahinch - Monday 17 April, 2017

'Irish guys can put it up to anyone': Surfing through life on the best waves in the world
# Winter Tides
From The42
# Winter Tides

'Irish guys can put it up to anyone': Surfing through life on the best waves in the world

Apr 17th 2017, 10:00 AM 17,882 Views 6 Comments

We spoke to Ollie O’Flaherty and Gearoid McDaid, who both appear in ‘Winter Tides’.

# lahinch - Saturday 4 March, 2017

A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers
# Between Land And Sea
# Between Land And Sea

A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers

Mar 4th 2017, 8:30 PM 35,807 Views 21 Comments

And how its fulltime surfers dedicate their lives to their craft.

# lahinch - Sunday 8 May, 2016

15 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Clare
# The Banner
From The Daily Edge
# The Banner

15 beautiful photos that would make you proud to be from Clare

May 8th 2016, 4:36 PM 14,135 Views 3 Comments

Stunning.

# lahinch - Friday 29 January, 2016

WATCH:  Powerful storm waves batter the promenade at Lahinch
# Storm Jonas
# Storm Jonas

WATCH: Powerful storm waves batter the promenade at Lahinch

Jan 29th 2016, 3:43 PM 34,613 Views 27 Comments

The footage shows huge waves spilling over the promenade of the Co Clare town.

# lahinch - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Those anti- dog poo messages on beaches in Co Clare are working
# Ruff Estimate
# Ruff Estimate

Those anti- dog poo messages on beaches in Co Clare are working

Aug 13th 2014, 6:40 PM 15,385 Views 15 Comments

‘Dog fouling’ is down 50%.

# lahinch - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Massive congratulations on your erection....
# No Hard Feelings
From The Daily Edge
# No Hard Feelings

Massive congratulations on your erection....

May 28th 2014, 8:21 AM 3,947 Views 1 Comment

It’s a big deal. Huge.

# lahinch - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare
# Racing
# Racing

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:03 AM 13,350 Views 0 Comments

Up to 70 modified cars were involved.

# lahinch - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

70 vehicle 'modified car rally' from Lahinch to Cliffs of Moher leads to eight arrests
# Racing Banner
# Racing Banner

70 vehicle 'modified car rally' from Lahinch to Cliffs of Moher leads to eight arrests

Apr 2nd 2014, 3:53 PM 26,473 Views 88 Comments

The illegal rally took place on 7 March.

# lahinch - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Co Clare boasts the most appropriate 'careful now' sign ever
# Ah Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Ted

Co Clare boasts the most appropriate 'careful now' sign ever

Jan 7th 2014, 7:35 AM 6,155 Views 1 Comment

Down with that kind of storm.

# lahinch - Saturday 19 January, 2013

95 Garda stations to close by end of month
# Garda Stations
# Garda Stations

95 Garda stations to close by end of month

Jan 19th 2013, 11:29 AM 14,269 Views 61 Comments

Garda authorities have released a full list of the 95 stations which will close within the next 12 days.

# lahinch - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Weather looks promising, and check out this gorgeous Co. Clare sunrise
# Weather Watch
# Weather Watch

Weather looks promising, and check out this gorgeous Co. Clare sunrise

Oct 13th 2012, 10:54 AM 6,991 Views 19 Comments

We’ve also got the latest rainfall radar.

# lahinch - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Clare beaches re-opened after e-coli scare
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

Clare beaches re-opened after e-coli scare

Jul 21st 2012, 2:49 PM 4,311 Views 12 Comments

The Blue Flags have been restored at Lahinch and Kilkee.

# lahinch - Friday 20 July, 2012

E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts
# Public Safety
# Public Safety

E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts

Jul 20th 2012, 7:30 PM 8,004 Views 22 Comments

The beaches at Lahinch, Kilkee and Spanish Point have all been closed after traces of the bacteria were found.

# lahinch - Monday 1 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Aug 1st 2011, 8:06 PM 1,584 Views 0 Comments

Bank Holiday Monday’s Fix: The latest on the David Norris controversy, debt vote imminent in the US and video of Castlepalooza 2011 finishing off in style…

Swimmer recovered from the sea off Lahinch in a critical condition
# Clare
# Clare

Swimmer recovered from the sea off Lahinch in a critical condition

Aug 1st 2011, 5:49 PM 945 Views 2 Comments

The woman got into difficulty while swimming off Lahinch Beach. She’s been airlifted to University Hospital Galway.